24 April 2020 – Crisis Cell in Basra re-implements complete lockdown in the province

Type of Intervention: Advisory
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: City (Basra)
Lead People/Agency: The head of the Crisis Cell in Basra, Asaad Al-Eidani

Overview: The head of the Crisis Cell in Basra, Asaad Al-Eidani, announced the re-imposition of the complete lockdown in the province, starting from Saturday until the beginning of next month. He also stressed that the working hours in the official departments will continue to be suspended except for those who were previously excluded.
Full details here: https://n.annabaa.org/news46634

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat